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ZIP Code 70584

Primary City:Sunset, LA (View All Cities)
County: St. Landry Parish
Timezone: Central (5:55am)
Coordinates:30.39, -92.10
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 70584

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 70584. In addition to the primary city for a ZIP code, USPS also publishes a list of other acceptable cities that can be used with ZIP code 70584. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 70584, you should not use any of the cities listed as unacceptable. Choose from the primary or acceptable cities when mailing your package or letter.

Primary city:
Sunset, LA
Acceptable:
Cankton

Stats and Demographics for the 70584 ZIP Code

ZIP code 70584 is located in central Louisiana and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 70584 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also a large number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 70584 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 7,358
Population Density 207 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,104
Median Home Value $108,500
Land Area 35.47 sq mi
Water Area 0.05 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,857
Median Household Income $50,775

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 37Male Median Age: 37Female Median Age: 38

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male285259267251202220210211221303287267209120110683021
Female274247280261223276232206267331310270199150106686453
Total5595065475124254964424174886345975374082702161369474

Gender

 Male 3,541 48%
 Female 3,817 52%
Gender

Race

 White 4,735 64.4%
 Black Or African American 2,442 33.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 20 0.3%
 Asian 12 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 65 0.9%
 Two Or More Races 84 1.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner4927133658948127714241
Renter57162128134114412213
Total10643346472359531816454

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,393 49%
 Single Guardian 638 22%
 Singles 678 24%
 Singles With Roommate 148 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,827 64%
 Households with Kids 1,030 36%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male4563634951525354497042564752494845535635
Female5752555459395249486646595752525769503346
Total1021151181031109110510397136881151041041011051141038981

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 70584 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 70584 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1980s. Looking at 70584 real estate data, the median home value of $108,500 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 70584. Rentals in 70584 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 70584 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 7,358 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,217 39%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 969 31%
 Renter Occupied Households 671 22%
 Households Vacant 247 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 53 21.5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.4%
 For Sale Only 32 13.0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 4 1.6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 43 17.4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 114 46.2%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 9 1%
 1 Bedroom 132 17%
 2 Bedroom 302 40%
 3+ Bedroom 319 42%
Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

Cost of Monthly Rent Including Utilities

Cost of a Studio Apartment

Cost of a 1 Bedroom

Cost of a 2 Bedroom

Cost of a 3+ Bedroom

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $50,775 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 70584 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 70584 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 70584 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 2,630 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 970 17%
 No Earnings 2,177 38%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Sources of Household Income

Percent of Households Receiving Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Investment Income

Percent of Households Receiving Investment Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Retirement Income

Percent of Households Receiving Retirement Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 2,630 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 970 17%
 No Earnings 2,177 38%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,993 96.1%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 9 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 63 2.0%
 Worked at Home 48 1.5%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 488 21.4%
 High School Graduate 1,371 60.1%
 Associate's degree 101 4.4%
 Bachelor's degree 185 8.1%
 Master's degree 106 4.6%
 Professional school degree 12 0.5%
 Doctorate degree 19 0.8%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 966 63.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 386 25.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 175 11.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 70584

ZIP Code 70584 is in the St. Landry Parish School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 70584.

Cankton Elementary School
602 Main St
Cankton, LA 70584
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: St. Landry Parish School District
Sunset Elementary School
236 Church Hill St
Sunset, LA 70584
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: St. Landry Parish School District

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